Sara Walters is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and United Stated Navy Veteran. Sara comes
to Alleviant with experience providing care for pediatric, adolescent, and adult patients in outpatient settings, urgent care/
crisis settings, and on a first psychosis Assertive Community Team providing care both in office and in the community/
home. She provides diagnosis and treatment for a variety of mental health conditions including, but not limited to,
depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, post traumatic stress disorders, schizophrenia, insomnia, obsessive
compulsive disorder, ADD/ADHD, and personality disorders. Sara provides care to individuals with a client centered,
trauma informed, holistic approach and believes that optimizing mental health is an essential part of achieving whole
body health including assisting Substance-related psychiatric disorders.
After she received her bachelor’s degree in nursing at the Denver School of Nursing, Sara spent the first 8 years of her
nursing career working in Trauma/medical ICU and neonatal ICU. Sara received her Master’s in Nursing specializing in
Nursing leadership from Purdue University Global while working for the Iowa Department of Corrections, which is where
she developed her passion for mental health and later went on to attend Rocky Mountain University for Health Professions
where she received her post master’s certificate specializing in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.
Outside of work Sara loves to spend time with her four children, volunteer for the Down Syndrome Diagnosis Network,
listen to music, shop, and spend time outside.